S1.E1 – "What's in a Name" (Pilot)

S1.E1 –  "What's in a Name" (Pilot)

Big R and Rico discuss their unique audition situations; Paco and Kidd Lucrative talk shop with them at Rico’s work. IMDB page:

This episode stars Ruben Avitia (Big R), Rick Ramos (Rico), Pablo Ramos (Paco), Anthony E. Brown (Kidd Lucrative), Beth Howard (Shoe Casting Dir), Emiliano Torres (Accent Casting Dir.), James Matush (Accent Casting Assoc)

Written and Directed by Ruben Avitia
Dir. of Photography / Editor – Benjamin Xiao

Thank you to: Flower Peppers Szechuan Bistro, 18268 Gale Ave. “B”, City of Industry, CA 91748

Award Winning Web Series:
*Royal Wolf Film Awards (2019) – OVERALL WINNER “Best of the Month”, WINNER – “Best Web Series/Pilot” and WINNER – “Best Editing”
*Pinnacle Awards (2019) – WINNER “Best Web Series/Pilot” (Diamond Award), “Best Director” (Diamond Award), “Best Screenplay (Diamond Award), “Best Actor” (Diamond Award), “Best Supporting Actor” (Diamond Award), “Best Cinematography” (Diamond Award) and “Best Editing” (Platinum Award).
*Mindfield Film Festival – Albuquerque (2019) – WINNER “Best Web Series/Pilot” (Platinum Award), “Best Director” (Platinum Award), “Best Screenplay (Diamond Award), “Best Actor” (Gold Award), “Best Supporting Actor” (Diamond Award) and “Best Editing” (Platinum Award).
*Portland Comedy Film Festival (Spring – 2019) – WINNER “Best Comedy Web Series” and Screened (5/18/2019)
*Top Indie Film Awards (Spring – 2019) – WINNER “Best Writing” and “Best Editing”; FINALIST “Best Web Series”, “Best Director”, “Best Actor”, “Best Cinematography”, “Best Humor” and “Best Original Idea”
*Oniros Film Awards (2019)- WINNER “Best Ensemble”, FINALIST “Best Web Series”
*Best Shorts Competition (2019)- WINNER Award of Recognition “Best Web Series”
*Best Actor Awards (2019) – WINNER “Best Pilot/Web Series” (Bronze Award).
*Hollywood Blvd Film Festival (2019) – Official Selection and Screened (6/16/2019); FINALIST “Best Webisode”
*Fort Worth (Texas) Film Festival (2019) – Official Selection and Screened (7/27/2019)